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The Floating Librarian: A Duke Librarian at Sea

Wed, 2015-07-01 11:00
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Our librarian for Public Policy and Political Science reflects on her experience with the Semester at Sea program

From Our Magazine: An Appreciation of Student Workers

Mon, 2015-06-29 11:00
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The Libraries employ more than 250 student workers across campus

Pie, Punch, and Jello Cake (1977) – Rubenstein Library Test Kitchen

Fri, 2015-06-26 18:36
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Wherein we sample recipes from a library staff cookbook of yore

Wax Cylinders and Aluminum Discs: The Frank C. Brown Collection

Mon, 2015-06-22 17:30
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Take a look at some of the earliest audio recordings in the archives

Upgrades Coming for West Campus Walkways

Wed, 2015-06-17 12:55
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First restoration of walkways since 1930s to improve landscape

Reflection: Smoking Dirt Boy and the Congee-Line Bros

Tue, 2015-06-16 12:40
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Two images highlight the connection between documentary photography and poverty

(Re) Encapsulating a Lot of Maps

Fri, 2015-06-12 18:13
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Our conservators have been working hard to get Rubenstein materials ready to move

Tableaus of All Kinds: Using Data Visualization to Reorganize the Stacks

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:30
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As the Rubenstein Library collection gets ready to move, we’re getting organized

Back to the ’80s: Another Decade of Duke Chronicles Digitized

Thu, 2015-06-04 13:09
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Step back in time and see what Dukies were doing during the Reagan era

Reflections on Advertising Culture

Fri, 2015-05-29 18:15
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Old ads capture candid moments that reflect the values of a different time

Under the Hood (and Flaps) of the Anatomical Fugitive Sheets Collection

Wed, 2015-05-27 13:24
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A look at how we digitized some particularly rare and fragile documents

From WUNC: One of Largest Collections of Women’s Artifacts Preserved with Duke Library

Fri, 2015-05-22 14:32
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WUNC explores the Lisa Unger Baskin Collection

Mad Men Monday: The Series Finale

Mon, 2015-05-18 19:36
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A look back on the series finale with historical advertisements from the Hartman Center

Crazy Smart: The H. Lee Waters Film Collection

Fri, 2015-05-15 14:04
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Check out our latest “Crazy Smart” ad featured in Duke Magazine

As Seen on TV: Pictures, Films Before the Selfie

Fri, 2015-05-08 15:18
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The Buckley Report takes a look at the recently digitized H. Lee Waters films

WATCH: The Buckley Report on H. Lee Waters Film Collection

Thu, 2015-05-07 20:40
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Watch The Buckley Report’s special edition on Duke University Libraries’ H. Lee Waters film digitization project.

Global Story Slam: 50th Anniversary of the IHouse

Tue, 2015-05-05 17:40
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Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the International House at the Global Story Slam.

Archives Alive

Fri, 2015-04-24 19:20
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Consider adding one of the 2015 Archives Alive courses to your schedule!

The Baskin Collection

Wed, 2015-04-22 19:36
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New Collection Spans Five Centuries of Women’s History

BorrowDirect

Wed, 2015-04-22 05:13
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Duke Libraries have now joined the BorrowDirect book sharing partnership.

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